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NICE COPD guideline

2019-01-29T11:58:00+00:00By

Summary of NICE’s 2018 guideline on the management of COPD. Includes management of complications, and a useful treatment algorithm for inhaled therapy

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GOLD COPD 2019 strategy

2018-12-16T09:28:00+00:00By

A clear and concise summary of GOLD’s 2019 strategy on COPD diagnosis, management, and prevention. Includes COPD assessment and treatment algorithms.

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Asthma: information for the public

2018-10-29T16:42:00+00:00

What care should asthma patients expect? Share this NICE information for the public with your patients

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GINA asthma strategy

2018-07-03T13:31:00+01:00By

The 2018 summary of the GINA asthma guideline. Includes algorithms for diagnosis, and the management of asthma exacerbations in primary care.

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NICE chronic asthma management guideline

2018-02-12T12:00:00+00:00

A practical summary of NICE recommendations on managing chronic asthma in children, young people, and adults, including three management algorithms

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Feature articles

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Diagnosis and management of obstructive sleep apnoea

2018-01-22T12:34:00+00:00

Jane Scullion describes the symptoms, causes, and appropriate recognition of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA); discusses how to manage the condition in primary care; and covers relevant guidance from NICE, SIGN, and the DVLA.

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Inhaler choices for children and adults—do you know all the options?

2017-01-01T00:00:00+00:00By

Jane Scullion provides some simple and practical advice on optimal inhaler device selection for adults and children, in the third of a mini-series of feature articles.

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Inhalers—what options do you have?

2016-12-01T00:00:00+00:00By

Jane Scullion explores the increasing complexity of the multitude of inhaler devices we have available to us and the therapeutic options they can offer, in the second of a mini-series of feature articles.

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Inhalers—do you know your DPIs from your MDIs?

2016-05-27T00:00:00+01:00By

Jane Scullion provides an introduction to the inhaled-device options available for the treatment of respiratory conditions, including COPD and asthma, in the first of a mini-series of feature articles.

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Malnutrition in patients with COPD

2018-09-17T15:35:00+01:00

This CPD activity consists of five multiple-choice questions designed to test your knowledge on malnutrition in patients with COPD.

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NICE guideline on chronic asthma management

2018-02-28T10:35:00+00:00

This CPD activity consists of 8 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) designed to test your knowledge on the management of chronic asthma—you will then be prompted to reflect on your learning.

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Best practice in the management of obstructive sleep apnoea

2018-01-22T12:19:00+00:00

This CPD activity consists of 6 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) designed to test your knowledge on obstructive sleep apnoea—you will then be prompted to reflect on your learning.

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